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New York Times, Wednesday, May 31, 1995

Author:
Jonathan Schmatzbach
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jonathan Schmalzbach

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0531 ( 16,640 )
Across
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Ruined, slangily : SHOT
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Transparent : CLEAR
10
"O, _____ fortune's fool!": Romeo : IAM
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Excellent : AONE
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Siva follower : HINDU
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Year in the reign of Philip I : MLXI
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Impending disaster : SWORDOFDAMOCLES
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Hydra's slayer : HERCULES
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Armstrong et al. : NEILS
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Building extension : ELL
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Imago, for one : ADULT
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Olds model : CUTLASSSUPREME
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Object of a misanthrope's malice : MAN
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Word with parking or breathing : SPACE
32
Freudian stage : ORAL
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Current units, for short : AMPS
35
Colorado Indian : UTE
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Runs off at the mouth : YAKS
37
Rockefeller Center muralist : SERT
38
Economic news : TREND
40
Titleist's support : TEE
41
Dealing in espionage : CLOAKANDDAGGER
45
Swings for Tarzan : VINES
46
Cycle or verse prefix : UNI
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Iowa community : AMANA
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Fixing the driveway : REPAVING
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Fred Flintstone's cat, for one : SABERTOOTHTIGER
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Out of control : WILD
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Rafsanjani, e.g. : IRANI
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Iditarod destination : NOME
60
Mariner's dir. : ENE
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"Attention must be paid" to him : LOMAN
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Corsair's quaff : GROG
Down
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Obi : SASH
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Julia Ward _____ : HOWE
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_____ about (approximately) : ONOR
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Three lines of verse : TERCET
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Mojave plants : CHOLLAS
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Chaim, to Potok : LIFE
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Goals : ENDS
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Critic _____ Louise Huxtable : ADA
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The punch in planter's punch : RUM
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Untaught : ILLITERATE
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Skating maneuver : AXEL
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Strindberg's "_____ Julie" : MISS
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Secretary of Defense, 1957-59 : MCELROY
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Tedious : DULL
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"Get _____" (1967 Esquires hit) : ONUP
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Climb : ASCEND
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Fitting : DUE
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Advertising figure Joe _____ : CAMEL
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Like certain math propositions : UNPROVABLE
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Rejects : SPURNS
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Gratified : SATED
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Creator : MAKER
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Differently : ELSE
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Virile: Abbr. : MASC
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Like chapel glass : STAINED
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Menlo Park monogram : TAE
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Eldest son of a French king : DAUPHIN
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Wood knot : KNAR
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Biting insect : GNAT
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Generous : GIVING
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"..._____ forgive our debtors" : ASWE
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Conduit : MAIN
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Meander : ROAM
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View from Catania : ETNA
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Inventor Sikorsky : IGOR
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Verne captain : NEMO
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Diver Louganis : GREG
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Before, briefly : TIL
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Pizarro's plunder : ORO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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